Home-Based Language Learning


In this NEȾOLṈEW̱ VLOG Series video, NILLA Coordinator and Research Assistant Robby Smoker-Peters (Nlaka’pamux) shares useful language revitalization and maintenance resources in the topic of home-based language learning.


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Hinton, L. (2013). Bringing Our Languages Home: Language Revitalization for Families. Berkeley, California: Heyday.

McCue, D. (2015, February, 4). Skwomesh Language Revitalized by First Nation Youth Through DIY Immersion. Retrieved from CBC News Indigenous: http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/skwomesh-language-revitalized-by-first-nation-youth-through-diy-immersion-1.2940513